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Diocesan Convention

Hope: The Episcopal Church in Vermont 2019 Electing Convention

Hope: The Episcopal Church in Vermont 2019 Electing Convention Details about the 2019 Electing Convention are now available on the Diocesan website at this link: https://diovermont.org/diocesan-convention.php Eligible clergy and lay delegates will meet at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul, Burlington, on May 18 at 10:00 a.m. to pray together and elect the 11th Bishop …

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2019 Special Convention ~ Call to Convention: E-mail #1

2019 Special Convention ~ Call to Convention: E-mail #1 To: Delegates, Alternates, and Attendees to the Special Electing Convention of the Episcopal Church in Vermont From: Joshua Cheney, Secretary of Convention Re: Call to Convention: E-mail #1 Date: February 15, 2019 First Call to Special Electing Convention: Location and Date This is the first call …

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Sharing My Faith – Outline for Evangelism Workshop at Vermont Diocesan Convention

Sharing My Faith Outline for Evangelism Workshop at Vermont Diocesan Convention Friday, 26 October 2018, at Hilton Hotel, Burlington, Vermont Leaders: Lindsey Huddle and Titus Presler (DOWNLOAD THE PDF) Workshop Description What is the gospel for me?  What do I believe God has done in the human story?  How can I go about articulating my …

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Diocesan Convention Highlights: Evangelism Through the Healing Ministry

Diocesan Convention Highlights: Evangelism Through the Healing Ministry The ministry of Jesus in the gospels is about a third preaching and two-thirds healing or delivering people from illness. During the Diocesan Convention, the Rev. Canon Dr. Winfred B. Vergara offered a workshop focused on how congregations can do the work of healing, with as much …

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Spread the Word…Or at Least Be Willing to Try!

Spread the Word…Or at Least Be Willing to Try! Putting Our Diocesan Convention Lessons in Evangelism into Practice By Jamison Dunne As election night 2018 came to a close, at least for me, around three in the morning I was full of anxiety for the future. My social media was on fire, with my more …

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Evangelism Through the Healing Ministry Presented by the Rev. Canon Dr. Winfred B. Vergara

Evangelism Through the Healing Ministry The following commentary was presented by the Rev. Canon Dr. Winfred B. Vergara as a workshop during the 186th Diocesan Convention of The Episcopal Church in Vermont, October 26, 2018. This document is available as a downloadable PDF. (DOWNLOAD PDF) INTRODUCTION: If for some reason you are asked what academic degree …

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Resolutions Passed at the 186th Convention of The Episcopal Church in Vermont

Resolutions Passed at the 186th Convention of The Episcopal Church in Vermont Resolutions passed in the 186th Diocesan Convention of The Episcopal Church in Vermont can be found on this page. Scroll down to read the “resolved” summaries, or click the links to download the PDFs, most of which include additional explanatory information for each …

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Elections and Appointments from the 186 Diocesan Convention of The Episcopal Church in Vermont

Elections and Appointments from the 186 Diocesan Convention of The Episcopal Church in Vermont BROOKHAVEN TREATMENT & LEARNING CENTER Dr. Elizabeth Kooperkamp, elected to a 3-year term Julie Jones-Susmann, elected to a 3-year term Nancy Wuttke, elected to a 3-year term CANONS COMMITTEE The following Canons Committee members have been appointed by the Bishop: Steve …

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What Do an Elephant, a Row of Ducks, and a Baton Have to Do With the Next Bishop of Vermont?

Bishop Transition News What Do an Elephant, a Row of Ducks, and a Baton Have to Do With the Next Bishop of Vermont? The leaders of the process that will bring us the next Bishop of Vermont gave a brief presentation at the recent diocesan convention. Here are a few highlights. The Rev. Rick Swanson, …

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Trustees Confer Special Honors on the Elys at Convention

Trustees Confer Special Honors on the Elys at Convention “In honor and recognition of, and with deep gratitude for, the ministry of the Rt. Rev. Thomas C. Ely and Mrs. Ann W. Ely, to with, and for the people of The Episcopal Church in Vermont, the Trustees of the Diocese of Vermont are pleased to …

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